Thanks to all our Chamber members who attended the 2016 Business Expo & Job Fair. With more than 2,000 people attending, it was another great success thanks to the support of all our sponsors, exhibitors, Committee members and volunteers. Thank you to Dan Everhart of L&M Mail & Courier for chairing the Business Expo & Job Fair Committee again this year.
A special thank you to the following:
Media Sponsors: Leader-Telegram, Mid-West Family Broadcasting (WAXX and WAYY) and WEAU 13 News.
VIP Reception Sponsors: Miron Construction, M3 Insurance, Ruder Ware and Wipfli
Beverage Sponsors: General Beer Northwest, Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery, Park Ridge Distributing, Inc.,
Seminar Sponsor: Manpower
Parking Lot Shuttle Provided by: Trubilt Collision Center
Exhibitors’ Lounge Sponsors: Festival Foods, Five Star Telecom, Loffler Companies and Rhom Construction
Bag Sponsor: Adecco
Lanyard Sponsor: Heartwood Conference Center & Retreat
Printing Sponsor: REALiving
In-Kind Sponsors: Badger Truck, Steamatic of Western Wisconsin and Sterling Water - Culligan
Food Samples Provided by: Dairy Queen, Eau Claire Golf & Country Club, L.E. Phillips Career Development Center, Local Lounge, Marieke Gouda, Metropolis Resort, Noodles & Company, 29 Pines Restaurant and Westgate Sportsman’s Club.
VIP Reception Door Prize Sponsors and Winners:
Volunteers: Dan Antonia, Adecco; Denni Backstrom, Steamatic of Western Wisconsin; Mike Barrickman, Bartingale Mechanical; Brett Geboy, North Central Insulation; Mary Glassbrenner, Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire; Steph Herbert, Visit Eau Claire; Chris Howell, WEAU 13 News; Julie Kalpinski, Mayo Clinic Health System; Jenn Kane of CCFBank; Vanessa Klemish, Klemish & Johnson, LLC; Marianne Klinkhammer, Gator Garb Promotions; Ben Komro, RE/MAX Real Estate Group; Michelle Larson, Kristo Orthodontics; Zach Lehmann, Wipfli; Nicholas Mohr, Rhom Construction; Jason Otto, BMO Harris Bank; Tami Severson, Spectrum Business; Bill Sparkes, iHeartMEDIA; Kaylynn Stahlbusch, Aging & Disability Resource Center of Eau Claire County; Eric Strobel, Strobel Insurance, Inc.; Daneille Strong, Weld, Riley, Prenn & Ricci, S.C.; Ben Trachsel, B&B Electric, Inc.; Melissa Wilson, Chippewa Valley Technical College; Dolores Wojcik, CPA.
And thank you to Amy Peterson-Foss of the Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center for all her help!
Eau Claire Chamber
The Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce has more than 1,200 members.